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Tornado Watch 64
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WW0064 Radar
Hazard Tornadoes EF2+ Tornadoes
Likelihood Moderate Low
Severe Wind 65 kt+ Wind
Moderate Low
Severe Hail 2"+ Hail
Moderate Moderate

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   SEL4

   URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
   TORNADO WATCH NUMBER 64
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   605 PM CDT THU APR 16 2015

   THE NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER HAS ISSUED A

   * TORNADO WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF 
     FAR WESTERN OKLAHOMA

   * EFFECTIVE THIS THURSDAY NIGHT FROM 605 PM UNTIL MIDNIGHT CDT.

   * PRIMARY THREATS INCLUDE...
     A COUPLE TORNADOES POSSIBLE
     SCATTERED LARGE HAIL AND ISOLATED VERY LARGE HAIL EVENTS TO 2
       INCHES IN DIAMETER POSSIBLE
     ISOLATED DAMAGING WIND GUSTS TO 70 MPH POSSIBLE

   SUMMARY...BROKEN BAND OF THUNDERSTORMS WITH EMBEDDED SUPERCELLS NOW
   OVER THE EASTERN TEXAS PANHANDLE MAY MOVE/DEVELOP EASTWARD INTO FAR
   WESTERN OKLAHOMA...WITH AN ATTENDANT THREAT FOR TORNADOES AND SEVERE
   HAIL / LOCALLY DAMAGING WIND.

   THE TORNADO WATCH AREA IS APPROXIMATELY ALONG AND 25 STATUTE
   MILES EAST AND WEST OF A LINE FROM 5 MILES NORTH OF GAGE OKLAHOMA
   TO 100 MILES SOUTH OF GAGE OKLAHOMA.  FOR A COMPLETE DEPICTION OF
   THE WATCH SEE THE ASSOCIATED WATCH OUTLINE UPDATE (WOUS64 KWNS
   WOU4).

   PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

   REMEMBER...A TORNADO WATCH MEANS CONDITIONS ARE FAVORABLE FOR
   TORNADOES AND SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS IN AND CLOSE TO THE WATCH
   AREA. PERSONS IN THESE AREAS SHOULD BE ON THE LOOKOUT FOR
   THREATENING WEATHER CONDITIONS AND LISTEN FOR LATER STATEMENTS
   AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS.

   &&

   OTHER WATCH INFORMATION...CONTINUE...WW 59...WW 60...WW 61...WW
   62...WW 63...

   AVIATION...TORNADOES AND A FEW SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WITH HAIL
   SURFACE AND ALOFT TO 2 INCHES. EXTREME TURBULENCE AND SURFACE
   WIND GUSTS TO 60 KNOTS. A FEW CUMULONIMBI WITH MAXIMUM TOPS TO
   500. MEAN STORM MOTION VECTOR 21020.


   ...CORFIDI
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